According to recent pornography stats: Adult film performers engage in prolonged and repeated sexual acts with multiple sexual partners over short periods of time, creating ideal conditions for transmission of HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).
All the more concerning, high-risk sex acts are on the rise.
Shelley, an ex-porn star, is the founder and president of The Pink Cross Foundation.
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Performers report that they are required to work without condoms to maintain employment.
These practices lead to high transmission rates of STDs and occasionally HIV among performers.
They receive approximately 0 an hour for working in pornographic films or 00 an hour for escorting.
Adult industry workers who are also pornographic performers get paid higher than other adult escorts due to their celebrity status and can book 2-3 hour appointments and make approximately 00 a day.